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Treatment contact coverage for probable depressive and probable alcohol use disorders in four low- and middle-income country districts : the PRIME cross-sectional community surveys
(Public Library of Science, 2016)
Context: A robust evidence base is now emerging that indicates that treatment for depression and alcohol use disorders (AUD) delivered in low and middle-income countries (LMIC) can be effective. However, the coverage ...
Risk factors for vulnerable youth in urban townships in South Africa : the potential contribution of reactive attachment disorder
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2013)
Reactive attachment disorder (RAD) is a psychiatric disorder developing in early or middle childhood as a consequence of significant failures in the caregiving environment. RAD results in children failing to relate socially, ...
A longitudinal cohort study of rural adolescent vs adult South African mothers and their children from birth to 24 months
(BMC (part of Springer Nature), 2019-01-11)
Background: Adolescent motherhood has been repeatedly linked to poor child outcomes in high income countries and urban areas in low- and middle-income countries. We examine the structural, personal, and caretaking ...
Impact of maternal common mental disorders on child educational outcomes at 7 and 9 years : a population-based cohort study in Ethiopia
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2018-01)
Objectives To examine the association between exposure to maternal common mental disorders (CMD) in preschool and early school age children and subsequent child educational outcomes. Design A population-based cohort ...
From surviving to thriving : What evidence is needed to move early child-development interventions to scale?
(Public Library of Science, 2018)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Previous research has established that delivering interventions in the first 1,000 days of life improves mother–child attachment , contributes to the reduction of health inequities , has a significant ...
The pull of soccer and the push of Xhosa boys in an HIV and drug abuse intervention in the Western Cape, South Africa
(Taylor & Francis Open, 2018-11-14)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There is growing interest in engaging men and boys in health and development programmes targeting the intersection of HIV risk, substance abuse, and violence. Understanding the conceptualisations of ...